Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southeast Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1948
1-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1896
Ties: 1952, 2009
Apr–May 1948
2-Month
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1961
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 1896
Ties: 2011
Mar–May 1948
3-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1931, 1960
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 2017
Feb–May 1948
4-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1895
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 2011
Jan–May 1948
5-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1940
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012, 2017
Ties: 1898, 1916
Dec 1947–May 1948
6-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1940
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012, 2017
Ties: 1946
Nov 1947–May 1948
7-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1940
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012, 2017
Ties: 1896, 1955, 1959, 2013
Oct 1947–May 1948
8-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1907, 1953, 2004
Sep 1947–May 1948
9-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1977
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1909, 1916, 1929, 1985
Aug 1947–May 1948
10-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1977
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1898, 1916, 1923, 1929
Jul 1947–May 1948
11-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1925, 1943, 1946, 1985, 1989, 2003, 2004, 2005
Jun 1947–May 1948
12-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1934, 1944, 1989, 2004, 2009, 2015
Dec 1946–May 1948
18-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1902, 1941, 1970
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1910, 1912, 1913, 1937, 1942, 1943, 1947, 1951, 2004, 2014, 2015
Jun 1946–May 1948
24-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1978
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1917, 1926, 1936, 1996, 2015
Jun 1945–May 1948
36-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1970
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018, 2019
Ties: 1899, 1928, 1938, 1947, 1953, 1956, 2011
Jun 1944–May 1948
48-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1971
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019, 2020
Ties: 1899, 1909, 1947, 1954, 1976, 1987, 1990
Jun 1943–May 1948
60-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1970
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2020
Ties: 1927, 1930, 1932, 1947, 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/